Bear Spirit Lodge

A Boutique Montana Bed and Breakfast Experience


Western Bluebirds at the National Bison Range near Bear Spirit Lodge 

March 31, 2015

Western Bluebird Singing His Song Western Bluebirds live in open forests & are frequently seen in Western Montana. The brilliant blue color is so vivid with a rusty range color underside. The male bluebird’s colors help him to attract a female. The female is more gray, & her colors help her to hide from predators. …

Arlee Celebration Pow Wow July 1-5th, 2015 near Bear Spirit Lodge 

June 23, 2015

July 4th at Arlee Celebration PowWow Historic Dances! Come stay at the Bear Spirit Lodge & go to the 117th Arlee Celebration PowWow from Wed., July 1- Sun, July 5, 2015! What a great time to experience an authentic inter-tribal pow wow with dancers from all over the USA & Canada. Colorful & traditional & …

National Bison Range Wildlife & Gorgeous Vistas of Spectacular, Unspoiled Nature! 

June 29, 2015

Bison Babies & Mama Bison The National Bison Range provides a nearly 19,000-acre landscape, a critical ecological balance that includes analysis of grasses, soils & biology. The focus is to preserve the genetic purity of the bison. Created in 1908 by Theodore Roosevelt, the landscape provides habitat for all kinds of wildlife. It has one …

Fall Season Comes Early in the Montana Mission Mountains 

August 31, 2015

Ready for Fall Season at Bear Spirit Lodge Today is the last day of August 2015, & cooler weather is here! The recent rain has washed a lot of the smoke from forest fires in the NorthWest, & cooled off the land. September & October are great months to visit Western Montana, & see the …

Bears Eating Rosehips at the National Bison Range near Bear Spirit Lodge 

September 30, 2015

Bears Eating Rosehips & Berries The Black/Brown Bears & the Grizzly Bears are getting ready for hibernation, fattening up to get through the winter. They are eating lots of berries, chokecherries, rose hips, grubs, & dead animal carcasses. This year at the National Bison Range, we saw quite a few black/brown bears while on photo …

The Fall Season and Winter Previews at Bear Spirit Lodge B&B 

November 13, 2015

Leaves of Gold, Sparkly Fresh Snow & The Old Red Barn The Fall Season brings changes in colors & cooler weather, pastoral views, & mountain peaks covered with snow. The Winter Season blankets the earth with snow, starts to slowly cover the colors, & provides a palette of colors from gray to blue. Good opportunities …